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 This day in History - September 1
435 Historic Events for September 1
1787

John Bake, classical composer

Birth
1789

Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer

Birth
1791

Lydia Sigourney, US, religious author (How to Be Happy)

Birth
1797

2nd National Meeting in Hague

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1798

England signs treaty with nizam of Hyderabad, India

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1798

Richard Delafield, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1873

Birth
1799

Bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan)

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1801

Robert Bage, English writer (Hermsprong), dies

Death
1803

Jacobus T Abels, Dutch painter

Birth
1807

Aaron Burr acquitted of charges of plotting to set up an empire

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1814

Erik Eriksson Tulindberg, composer, dies at 53

Death
1816

Gustav Schmidt, composer

Birth
1821

1st colonies along Santa Fe Trail

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1824

Isaac Hardin Duval, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1902

Birth
1827

Jacobus J Cremer, painter/author (Overbetuwsche Novellen)

Birth
1829

James Conner, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883

Birth
1831

Charles Darwin travels aboard HMS Beagle

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1834

Amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (I promissory note sposi)

Birth
1836

Reconstruction begins on Synagogue of Rabbi Judah Hasid in Jerusalem

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1838

William Clark, 2nd lt of Lewis and Clark Expedition, dies at 68

Death
1845

Paul S Methuen, English fieldmarshal/governor of Natal/Malta

Birth
1849

Elizabeth Harrison, US, educator (Natl Congress of Parents and Teachers)

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1849

California Constitutional Convention held in Monterey

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1854

Engelbert Humperdinck, Germany, opera composer (Parisfal)

Birth
1856

Innokenti F Annenski, Russian poet/interpreter (Laodania)

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